The Boring, Unsexy Thing That Gives People Confidence

This one isn’t a fun one. You know how these posts go, by now. Sometimes it’s motivational, sometimes it’s metaphorical, a lot of the time it’s reflective and a little of the time it’s hyper nitty-gritty detailed and tactical. No matter how the information gets out, it’s usually about doing more or increasing output. In general, […]

The 2 Underlying (And Overlooked) Components of Motivation

Your motivation changes with 2 critical things. When something is scarce or rare, we tend to want it more. When something is urgent, we tend to take action more. Combined, these are a marketing force to be reckoned with. This information can either be interesting or it can also be useful. You can use this […]

The Sneaky Thing That Is Distracting Most People

Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, CNN, ABC, FOX, the podcast you listened in the car, the sci-fi book you read, etc. etc. etc. These are all media from which we consume “content.” Many people really seem to like the content of truisms, idioms, platitudes, or just plain old “sayings.” The trouble with “sayings” is that without context, […]